Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)

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This chapter comprises the following sections: names, taxonomy, subspecies and distribution, descriptive notes, habitat, movements and home range, activity patterns, feeding ecology, reproduction and growth, behavior, parasites and diseases, status in the wild, and status in captivity.

Publication type Book chapter
Publication Subtype Book Chapter
Title Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)
Chapter 14
ISBN 9781108483520
DOI 10.1017/9781108692571.015
Year Published 2020
Language English
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Contributing office(s) Alaska Science Center Biology MFEB
Description 17 p.
Larger Work Type Book
Larger Work Subtype Monograph
Larger Work Title Bears of the world: Ecology, conservation and management
First page 196
Last page 212
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